CPHR Saskatchewan Accreditation

The Hill School of Business is accredited with the Chartered Professionals in Human Resources (CPHR) Saskatchewan.

This accreditation may be of interest to both recent alumni and current students of the Hill School of Business in the Faculty of Business Administration. BBA graduates with a major in Human Resource Management (HRM) may be eligible for exemption from the requirement to write the CPHR National Knowledge Exam (NKE) if these eligibility criteria are met:

  • Graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree with a Human Resource Management (HRM) major on or after April 2017;
  • Completed the following courses, either as part of the BBA degree or outside the degree:
    • BUS 354 Occupational Health and Safety OR BUS 355 Issues in Labour Relations
    • BUS 356 Staffing Organizations
    • BUS 357 Compensation
    • BUS 358 Training and Development
    • BUS 361 Management of Performance; and
  • Have a cumulative average of 70% or higher.
  • Graduates must apply for the NKE Waiver within 5 years of convocation, with the exception of those who convocated in 2017 who have until December 31, 2023 to apply for the waiver.

Those who have completed their BBA with an HRM major on or after April 2017 but are missing any classes from the list above can apply to the University of Regina as a Special Student to take the required courses. Please contact Hill student services at Hill.Undergrad@uregina.ca to be connected with a program advisor who can help with this process.

Read more information about the CPHR designation as well as the CPHR Sask FAQ. 


CPHR Student Membership

A $50 CPHR student membership is available for full time Hill HR students.
Student membership is open to individuals who are registered in a full-time post-secondary program of study and who are not employed on a full-time basis.

Learn more here.